Deadline reports that CBS will go Under The Dome next Summer:
13-episode straight-to-series order to Steven Spielberg and Stephen King‘s Under The Dome, a drama based on King’s bestselling 2009 novel, which will be produced by Spielberg’s Amblin Television.13 episodes certainly gives the series some room to breath! That's good, since the book is full of complex characters and a twisting plot.
Let's see. . . 13 episodes. . . Stephen ing. . . Stephen Spielberg . . . what's not to be excited about?!
There is a lot of cool information about how the deal went down at deadline.com.